Update March 7, 2015

Dhaka 9-33 am, 31-May, 2020

25 hurt in city crude bomb blasts along with DMCH doctor

Sumel Sarker



07 March 2015, Nirapad News: At least 25 people, including a female physician of Dhaka Medical College Hospital, sustained injuries as miscreants blasted crude bombs in different parts of the capital on Saturday.

The incidents of the crude bomb blasts were reported from Shantinagar, Karwan Bazar, Shaheed Minar and High Court areas of the capital.

Dr Mahnaz Tabassum Prova, an assistant registrar of DMCH, suffered splinter injuries as 2-3 crude bombs went off on the road while she was passing by the Shaheed Minar area by a rickshaw around 2:45 pm.

The injured doctor was admitted to the DMCH.

Sources at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) said miscreants hurled 2-3 crude bombs at a procession brought out by local Awami League men around 4:30 pm while it was passing by Shikkha Bhaban near the High Court, leaving 15 people injured.

Thirteen of the injured were admitted to the DMCH.

In another incident, 5-7 people received injuries as miscreants set off two crude bombs at another procession brought out by AL men at Shantinagar around 3:30 pm, witnesses said.

Besides, two policemen assistant sub-inspector Mahbub and constable Nuruzzaman suffered splinter injuries as a crude bomb went off near the underpass in Karwanbazar around 3:02 pm, said police.

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